Law Institute recognizes Jones

Published 1:04 am Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Rep. Mike Jones, R-Andalusia, was recognized with two awards during the Alabama Law Institute meeting held during the Alabama State Bar’s annual meeting.

mike-jonesJones was recognized for his work with Sen. Gerald Allen on Act 2016-362 that creates the right for grandparents to seek visitation in limited circumstances.

He also was recognized with Sen. Rodger Smitherman for his work on Act 2016-306, which repealed the notion of common law marriage for those entered into on or after Jan. 1, 2017.